The PodShop: Raises $3,172 For United Cerebral Palsy

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Entertainment at booth credited for raffle success

MADISON , Wis. (September 11, 2006) – Three lucky raffle winners were awarded a brand new Limited Edition U2 Video iPod retailing at $329 each at the Taste of Madison this past Sunday. The raffle, sponsored by the PodShop, Inc., raised a total of $3,172 benefiting the local chapter of United Cerebral Palsy.

Helping to draw attention to the raffle, the PodShop hosted five Madison DJ’s at their booth throughout the weekend: Nick Nice , Jeremy Thomas, DJ El Niche, Dr. Jonez and DJ Scrump Boogz. The music provided the backdrop for the iPod Dancers who held spontaneous dance-off competitions emulating the iPod commercials to packed crowds.

The PodShop, Inc., sister company of Madison-based The MacShop, is pleased to provide support for UCP programs for youth with disabilities that will benefit their lifelong development. Funds raised will be used to support direct local services

United Cerebral Palsy of Greater Dane County has advanced the independence of individuals with disabilities since 1956. As the agency celebrates its 50th anniversary, over 800 individuals receive services annually. Initially the agency’s focus was cerebral palsy, however UCP now also supports those with epilepsy, Down syndrome, autism, traumatic brain injury and delays in speech, mobility or development. For information call 608-273-4434 or visit

About The MacShop/PodShop

The MacShop/PodShop are located within one convenient retail location at 6033/6035 Odana Rd. The MacShop’s experts and the PodShop’s on-staff Pod Guru lead the Midwest by assisting Apple users with sales, service, support and training needs unlike anyone else. The MacShop is one of only about 100 Apple Specialists in the U.S. , as designated by Apple Computer. The PodShop is one of only 3 dedicated iPod stores in the United States . With the recent addition of The PodShop, The MacShop/PodShop is now the Midwest’s most complete retail resource for all things Apple. For more store information please visit, or call (608) 270-4444.